The Harpswell Heritage Land Trust is the only organization dedicated solely to protecting the natural and cultural resources of Harpswell, Maine. Our mission is to protect Harpswell’s natural open spaces, islands, shoreline, and cultural heritage for current and future generations through education, conservation and landowner assistance.

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Grand Opening of Curtis Farm Preserve

Join us for the grand opening of a very special property in Harpswell on Saturday, June 6 at 10 a.m. Come hear about the history and natural features of this wonderful preserve. Enjoy locally made muffins and scones while we celebrate this important acquisition and its new trail system. Choose from a variety of guided […]

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Summer Trail Challenge

Get outdoors, have fun, win prizes! Take the challenge between Memorial Day and Labor Day by hiking beautiful trails in Bath, Brunswick, Harpswell, Topsham and West Bath. The 2015 Summer Trail Challenge and Photo Contest is presented by Harpswell Heritage Land Trust, Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust, Kennebec Estuary Land Trust and Access Health. This summer, you […]

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Walking with Giants

By Ed Robinson Harpswell has many trails worth your time and energy, but if you only walk one trail in town I recommend the Giant’s Stairs walk on the southeast tip of Bailey Island.  We have walked here in all kinds of weather, in all 4 seasons, and it never disappoints.  Seeing the spectacular rock […]

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